Peppermint never tastes quite as good as it does in December and it certainly shines in this biscotti. Bits of chopped up candy cane fleck the crisp, chocolaty cookies, giving each bite a delightful pop of peppermint flavor. White chocolate chips and a white chocolate drizzle also add to the decadence of these biscotti, making them especially suitable for gifting Read More »
Whole Wheat Pecan Praline Bars are nutty, chewy, crunchy and chocolaty all in the same bite; a real home run in the flavor and texture department. And these irresistible bars are made with Hodgson Mill Whole Wheat Flour and Hodgson Mill Milled Flax Seed, so indulging in one of these treats is better for you than consuming a typical Christmas cookie. You might even decide to have more than one, just to get a few more whole grains onto your plate. Sounds like a good idea to me. Read More »
Sugar and spice and everything nice, that’s what the holidays are made of, especially when it comes to holiday baking. Whole Wheat Spice Cake with Butterscotch Icing is filled with the warm flavors of cinnamon, ginger, allspice and nutmeg, and is topped with a rich butterscotch icing that adds the perfect finishing touch. Read More »
We’re not much for camping at the mall doors for Black Friday deals– most of us like staying in our nice warm kitchens, relaxing with family and thinking about the baking season ahead.
Here’s a collection of some of our favorite cookie recipes to help you plan ahead for holiday baking – or if you’ve got the energy after yesterday’s Thanksgiving frenzy, maybe you’ll get a jump on delicious baked gifts!
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November is here, and it’s time to start planning for Thanksgiving dinner. My family has plenty of dishes that must be on the table every year, but I also like to include a new recipe or two to keep things fresh. This year I created a healthy twist on stuffing by using Hodgson Mill Red Quinoa as the base and adding roasted apples, sweet potatoes, dried cranberries, fresh rosemary, maple syrup, apple cider and a dash of cinnamon. Read More »
Want to know the secret to making an easy, show-stopping cake? Make it upside-down. Of course this trick won’t work for all cakes (you can’t get around frosting), but when it comes to putting together a quick, festive-looking cake, upside-down cakes win the prize every time. Read More »
Fall is the perfect time for warm, cozy desserts, and Caramel Apple Crisp with Almond Flour and Oats is one of my favorites. The sweet, brown sugar, caramel apples and crisp almond flour, cinnamon, oat topping are a swoon-worthy combination that become even better with a scoop of vanilla ice cream. Not only is this twist on a comfort food classic delicious, it’s easy to put together and can be made gluten-free with one simple ingredient switch. Read More »
Pleasing my whole family at dinner is sometimes a challenge, so when I find a recipe that makes everyone smile, I know I’ve got a winner. Broccoli Cheese Casserole with Chicken and Parmesan Sorghum Mix is one of those recipes. Not only is it kid-friendly, it's also quick-to-fix, good for you, and downright delicious. Read More »
It’s October, and that means pumpkin time. Pumpkins are on display everywhere, and pumpkin flavoring is in everything from drinks to main dishes, and my favorite, baked goods. I’ve used pumpkin in bread, muffins, cookies, and pie and now in a delicious cookie bar that’s quick, easy and gluten free thanks to Hodgson Mill Gluten Free Cookie Mix. Read More »
Have you noticed you’ve been pinning more pumpkin and apple recipes lately? Haven’t you been thinking about reaching for the cinnamon and nutmeg a little more often? Maybe you’ve felt a little chill in the air early in the morning that wasn’t there before; or you’ve been unconsciously setting aside light summer clothes for cozier options. It’s time – Fall is almost here! 6 tips for getting your kitchen in shape for baking season Read More »